Mill's canons

plural noun
\ ˈmilz- \
variants: or Mill's methods

Definition of Mill's canons 

: the five canons of logical induction formulated by J.S.Mill — compare indirect method of difference, method of agreement, method of concomitant variations, method of difference, method of residues

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History and Etymology for Mill's canons

after John Stuart Mill †1873 English philosopher and economist

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